Baylor Adds Officers, Counselors Amid Sex Assault LawsuitsBaylor University's outgoing president says additional police officers have been hired and the number of campus counselors doubled as the school works to improve its response to sexual assault complaints.
Baylor University Facing Another Title IX Lawsuit Over Sexual AssaultA former Baylor student-athlete is suing the private university after she says she was drugged and gang-raped by as many as eight football players.
Judge Lets Negligence Suit Against Baylor ProceedThe lawsuit filed by Jasmin Hernandez alleges the largest Baptist school in the country was "deliberately indifferent" to rape allegations levied at Tevin Elliott.
Transgender Bathroom Rights Case Sent Back To Lower CourtThe Supreme Court is returning a transgender teen's case to a lower court without reaching a decision, leaving in limbo the issue of transgender rights in school settings.
Supreme Court Could Decide Transgender Case. Or Not.Both the transgender teen who sued to use a boys' bathroom and the Virginia school board that won't let him still want the Supreme Court to issue a definitive ruling in their ongoing dispute.
2nd Former Baylor Title IX Official Alleges DiscriminationAnother former Title IX official at Baylor University has filed a complaint with federal civil rights officials accusing university officials of discrimination and intimidation while she tried to investigate sexual assault reports.
Former Baylor Official "Yelled At" Over Written MemoThe former Title IX coordinator at Baylor said that a top school official told her to never put anything in writing after she sent him a 16-page memo detailing her concerns in the wake of a series of sexual assault claims.
Baylor Under Investigation For Alleged Title IX ViolationsBaylor University is under federal investigation after its former coordinator responsible for preventing gender discrimination filed a complaint over sexual violence on the university's Waco campus, a federal agency spokeswoman said Wednesday.
2 Women Join Federal Civil Rights Lawsuit Against Baylor Two women who say they were sexually assaulted while attending Baylor University have joined a Title IX civil rights lawsuit against the school.
Briles, Former AD McCaw Removed From Lawsuit Against BaylorFormer Baylor football coach Art Briles and former athletic director Ian McCaw were dismissed Wednesday from a lawsuit brought by woman who said they and the school ignored her claims that she was raped by a former player who was later convicted.
SMU Taking Steps To Once Again Be Title IX CompliantSouthern Methodist University is taking steps to return federal compliance after being found in violation of sex assault and anti-harassment guidelines. SMU is vowing to return to compliance by Thursday night.
Feds Say SMU Violated Title IX LawThe U.S. Department of Education on Thursday announced that SMU violated Title IX. The law bars discrimination on the basis of sex in federally funded education programs.